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Informal schools in Nairobi’s Mathare slum are centers for child protection

In Mathare, Nairobi’s second largest slum, informal schools act as centres for child protection. Children from three to 13 years-old benefit from the work of volunteers trying to provide them a classroom where learning primary education, a meal a day,s and a bathroom more or less stable. While non-formal education is not recognized by the … Continued

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Ekurhuleni: The Making of an Urban Region

This book is a very useful contribution to understanding the tortured history of Ekurhuleni — the extensive urban region lying to the east of Johannesburg — and the complicated legacy facing the current administration.

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